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Valuable Internet resources for engineers.

EPA Upgrade Analysis Software

A variety of analysis tools assess the feasibility of variable-air-volume, chiller and lighting upgrades.

Library of Continuing Education Courses

Portal features a large selection of on-line continuing education courses targeted for the building and construction industry. Classes cover a wide range of areas including design topics, project management and technical issues.

DOE Building Energy Simulation Program

Free, downloadable simulation program models the heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and lighting energy profiles in different building scenarios.

Lessons in Lighting

On-line tutorials in lighting basics covering a comprehensive range of topics including incandescent and fluorescent lamps, ballasts, controls, fiber optics and lighting design.

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